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* Muny Band Schedule

Chester Municipal Band 2015 Concert Schedule available

* PRESS RELEASE

BOIL WATER ORDER WILL GO INTO EFFECT TUES., JULY 7, 2015 Continue reading

* ROAD CLOSURE

ROAD CLOSURES – Effective 3:00 pm: The Illinois Department of Transportation is closing a large portion of Water Street in Chester due to flooding. The closure is from the bypass near the Chester Bridge to Mill Street (near the mill formerly known as Con Agra). North and southbound traffic will be detoured to Rt. 3 through town.  Also Route 3 South is closed at Mary’s River Bridge, Rockwood and Cora flood gate.   For more information on flood stages and road closures check  here.

* Sign up for CodeRED today!

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* Grass and Weeds Maintenance

It is that time of year for mowing grass and maintaining your property Continue reading

* Changes to Recycling Center

The Chester Recycling Center can no longer take beer bottles or glass of any type.   Continue reading

* Visit Our New Community Events Page

Along with our Community Calendar now we added a new page for Community Events. Continue reading

* ATTENTION (RE: Your electric bill)

If you are participating in Electric Municipal Aggregation, Continue reading

* Rental Property Registration

The Chester City Council has revised the Property Maintenance Code Chapter 29 Continue reading

* Advertise Your Event On Our City Calendar

Check our community calendar often and please give us a call Continue reading

CITY OF CHESTER
1330 SWANWICK STREET
CHESTER, ILLINOIS 62233

CITY HALL
618-826-2326
MAYOR'S OFFICE 618-826-5114
FAX NUMBER 618-826-5216